Comscore

Theatre + Broadway News

 Jump to City/Region:
HOT BROADWAY NEWS

BWW Interview: Theatre Legend Lea Salonga on ALLEGIANCE, Her Stage Legacy and Bringing a Brand New Show to Town HallBWW Interview: Theatre Legend Lea Salonga on ALLEGIANCE, Her Stage Legacy and Bringing a Brand New Show to Town Hall
Posted: Mar. 2, 2015


Dan Stevens to Star Opposite Emma Watson in Disney's Live-Action BEAUTY AND THE BEAST MovieDan Stevens to Star Opposite Emma Watson in Disney's Live-Action BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Movie
Posted: Mar. 4, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Watch Imelda Staunton Belt it Out as 'Mama Rose' in West End's GYPSY!STAGE TUBE: Watch Imelda Staunton Belt it Out as 'Mama Rose' in West End's GYPSY!
Posted: Mar. 2, 2015


VIDEO: Meryl Streep Performs INTO THE WOODS Deleted Song 'She'll Be Back'!VIDEO: Meryl Streep Performs INTO THE WOODS Deleted Song 'She'll Be Back'!
Posted: Feb. 27, 2015


STAGE TUBE: Broadway Flashback- Watch 18-Year-Old Laura Benanti Sing 'The Sound of Music' on Broadway!STAGE TUBE: Broadway Flashback- Watch 18-Year-Old Laura Benanti Sing 'The Sound of Music' on Broadway!
Posted: Mar. 1, 2015


Anthony Rapp Would Reprise His Role in HEDWIG 'in a Millisecond'Anthony Rapp Would Reprise His Role in HEDWIG 'in a Millisecond'
Posted: Feb. 28, 2015


Julie Andrews & Christopher Plummer Talk SOUND OF MUSIC: 'It Was the Moment in My Career Where Everything Exploded'Julie Andrews & Christopher Plummer Talk SOUND OF MUSIC: 'It Was the Moment in My Career Where Everything Exploded'
Posted: Mar. 1, 2015


VIDEO: Brave Krysta Rodriguez Shaves Head; Continues Blogging Cancer BattleVIDEO: Brave Krysta Rodriguez Shaves Head; Continues Blogging Cancer Battle
Posted: Feb. 27, 2015


One Night Only Report & Photos: Deborah Voigt in VOIGT LESSONS at the 92nd Street YOne Night Only Report & Photos: Deborah Voigt in VOIGT LESSONS at the 92nd Street Y
Posted: Feb. 28, 2015


BWW TV Exclusive: Spotlight on the Cast of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS- Meet Jill Paice!BWW TV Exclusive: Spotlight on the Cast of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS- Meet Jill Paice!
Posted: Feb. 28, 2015


FIRST LOOK - Eddie Redmayne Takes On Transgender Role in Upcoming THE DANISH GIRLFIRST LOOK - Eddie Redmayne Takes On Transgender Role in Upcoming THE DANISH GIRL
Posted: Feb. 27, 2015


BWW TV: Ali MacGraw and Ryan O'Neal  Prep to Tour the Country in LOVE LETTERS!BWW TV: Ali MacGraw and Ryan O'Neal Prep to Tour the Country in LOVE LETTERS!
Posted: Feb. 28, 2015


VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Jennifer Hudson, Mary J. Blige Guest Star on Next EMPIREVIDEO: Sneak Peek - Jennifer Hudson, Mary J. Blige Guest Star on Next EMPIRE
Posted: Mar. 5, 2015


VIDEO: Neil Patrick Harris Shares THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE Obsession in All-New Funny or Die VideoVIDEO: Neil Patrick Harris Shares THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE Obsession in All-New Funny or Die Video
Posted: Mar. 2, 2015


Up on the Marquee: FINDING NEVERLANDUp on the Marquee: FINDING NEVERLAND
Posted: Feb. 28, 2015


Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics - Feb. 28 - HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, PIPPIN, MEMPHIS, and More!Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics - Feb. 28 - HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, PIPPIN, MEMPHIS, and More!
Posted: Feb. 28, 2015


Gary Barlow: 'Corden Got Me FINDING NEVERLAND Job'Gary Barlow: 'Corden Got Me FINDING NEVERLAND Job'
Posted: Feb. 27, 2015


Tacoma Little Theatre to Present Eric Bogosian's TALK RADIO, 3/19Tacoma Little Theatre to Present Eric Bogosian's TALK RADIO, 3/19
by BWW News Desk (Seattle)

(3/6/2015) - Tacoma Little Theatre presents Talk Radio by Eric Bogosian, on Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 7:30pm.


MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Coming to Harris Center, 4/2-4MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Coming to Harris Center, 4/2-4
by BWW News Desk (Sacramento)

(3/6/2015) - The Broadway musical Million Dollar Quartet is inspired by the electrifying true story of the one night Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, and Elvis Presley were brought together for what is now known as one of the greatest rock 'n' roll jam sessions in history. The national tour of this Tony Award-winner brings these legendary icons to the Harris Center in what promises to be a series of unforgettable performances.


LA SOIREE Coming to QPAC, 7-24 MayLA SOIREE Coming to QPAC, 7-24 May
by BWW News Desk (Australia - Brisbane)

(3/6/2015) - La Soiree, the award-winning theatrical phenomenon that has won devotees around the world, brings its mesmerizing hybrid of a show to the Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) for a strictly limited season in the Playhouse, from 7 to 24 May 2015.


FNAM & UC Irvine Launch ShowSearch for New MusicalsFNAM & UC Irvine Launch ShowSearch for New Musicals
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(3/6/2015) - The Festival of New American Musicals and the University of California, Irvine a nnounce the launch of a nationwide search for new, short musicals created by writers between the ages of 14 - 23. The Festival produced a pilot of ShowSearch in 2013 in Los Angeles. Its success in attracting creative responses from young writers representing over 40 states has led to this new cooperative relationship between FNAM and UC Irvine Department of Drama.


Arizona Broadway Theatre to Round Out Season with ROCK OF AGESArizona Broadway Theatre to Round Out Season with ROCK OF AGES
by BWW News Desk (Phoenix)

(3/6/2015) - Arizona Broadway Theatre (ABT) today announced the classic rock musical Rock Of Ages as the final addition to its stellar Season 11 lineup. The hilarious and rowdy musical opens May 27, 2016. Individual tickets will be released in June, but season subscriptions are currently available through the box office.


New GLEE Cast Member Talks Singing Original Darren Criss Song & MoreNew GLEE Cast Member Talks Singing Original Darren Criss Song & More
by TV News Desk

(3/6/2015) - In a new interview with TVLine, new GLEE cast member Finneas O'Connell speaks about joining the team of the long-running FOX musical comedy. The actor portrays 'Alistair,' a new member of New Directions and a love interest for McKinley HIgh's Spencer.


Firehouse Theatre Welcomes New Associate ProducerFirehouse Theatre Welcomes New Associate Producer
by BWW News Desk (Norfolk)

(3/6/2015) - Firehouse has hired Tennessee Dixon as Associate Producer effective March 4, 2015. Dixon received her M.F.A. in Theatre from Virginia Commonwealth University and designs sets/projections for Richmond area theatres including Henley Street Theatre, 5th Wall, Virginia Rep, and SPARC.


Gainesville Theatre Alliance's THE GREAT GATSBY Opens 4/7Gainesville Theatre Alliance's THE GREAT GATSBY Opens 4/7
by BWW News Desk (Atlanta)

(3/6/2015) - It's the spring of 1922, and wide-eyed Midwesterner Nick Carraway has just moved to New York City in pursuit of the American Dream.


Phamaly Theatre Company to Present RAPUNZEL at Lakewood Cultural Center, 4/4Phamaly Theatre Company to Present RAPUNZEL at Lakewood Cultural Center, 4/4
by BWW News Desk (Denver)

(3/6/2015) - Lakewood Cultural Center presents Phamaly Theatre Company's fun, fanciful hourlong musical production of 'Rapunzel' at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 4 at Lakewood Cultural Center, 470 S. Allison Parkway (Wadsworth and Alameda). With book and lyrics by two creators of the hit television show 'Friends,' rest assured this fairy tale isn't going to be business as usual!


Monsterpiece Theater Collective to Present HAMLETMonsterpiece Theater Collective to Present HAMLET
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(3/6/2015) - Monsterpiece Theater Collective's Hamlet Importance of Being Earnest takes a new look at Shakespeare's classic through the eyes of Hamlet himself as he struggles with grief and betrayal.


Rick Dildine to Depart Shakespeare & Company, Return to St. LouisRick Dildine to Depart Shakespeare & Company, Return to St. Louis
by BWW News Desk (St. Louis)

(3/6/2015) - Rick Dildine is returning to St. Louis to serve as Artistic & Executive Director of Shakespeare Festival St. Louis, a company he led from 2009-2014. Dildine became Executive Director & President of Shakespeare & Company in Lenox, MA, in September 2014.


Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts to Present Montana Repertory Theatre's THE GREAT GATSBY, 4/12Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts to Present Montana Repertory Theatre's THE GREAT GATSBY, 4/12
by BWW News Desk (Brooklyn)

(3/6/2015) - Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College continues its 60th Anniversary Season with Montana Repertory Theatre's new theatrical adaptation of The Great Gatsby on Sunday, April 12, 2015 at 3pm. F. Scott Fitzgerald's captivating story of romance and betrayal is brought to life in Simon Levy's finely crafted adaptation for the stage. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased at BrooklynCenter.org or by calling the box office at 718-951-4500 (Tue-Sat, 1pm-6pm).


Tasty Monster Productions to Present LOVE, SEX, ANARCHYTasty Monster Productions to Present LOVE, SEX, ANARCHY
by BWW News Desk (Washington, DC)

(3/6/2015) - Heather Bagnall, (SINGLEMARRIEDGIRL, 59E59, Edinburgh Fringe) has been cast in the role of Emma Goldman in Tasty Monster Production's reading of LOVE, SEX, ANARCHY, a new play by Melissa Bell, based on the life and loves of the infamous Anarchist.


SISTER'S EASTER CATECHISM Set for Long Center, 3/27-29SISTER'S EASTER CATECHISM Set for Long Center, 3/27-29
by BWW News Desk (Austin)

(3/6/2015) - Austin's favorite nun is BACKagain! Sister is bringing her knowledge about Easter and no-nunsense attitude to the Long Center! So put on your Easter bonnet and come prepared to laugh your sins off. Tickets are on sale now starting at $39.


Salvage Vanguard to Present MY CYCLE AND THE DENIM DOVESSalvage Vanguard to Present MY CYCLE AND THE DENIM DOVES
by BWW News Desk (Austin)

(3/6/2015) - Salvage Vanguard Theater (SVT) announces the site-specific workshop performance of My Cycle and the Denim Doves as part of our Works Progress Austin play development series.


Canadian Music Theatre Project to Present BRANTWOOD: 1920-2020Canadian Music Theatre Project to Present BRANTWOOD: 1920-2020
by BWW News Desk (Toronto)

(3/6/2015) - Audience members gather at the main entrance to Sheridan College, 1430 Trafalgar Rd, Oakville to get on the school bus that will transport them to and from Brantwood School.


Eva Noblezada, Emma Williams & More Set for RSO IN LONDON at St James StudioEva Noblezada, Emma Williams & More Set for RSO IN LONDON at St James Studio
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(3/6/2015) - West End stars Emma Williams, Eva Noblezada, Daniel Boys and Anton Zetterholm are to perform in a concert of the music and lyrics of award-winning US composer Ryan Scott Oliver at the St James Studio on 23rd March. RSO in London will feature music from Oliver's shows including Jasper in Deadland, We Foxes, Mrs Sharp and 35MM: A Musical Exhibition and the composer will be travelling to London to host the concert.


Theatre Raymond Kabbaz to Present UNE NUIT RADIEUSE, 3/23Theatre Raymond Kabbaz to Present UNE NUIT RADIEUSE, 3/23
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(3/6/2015) - Theatre Raymond Kabbaz (TRK), the performance space at Le Lycee Francais de Los Angeles, is pleased to present in partnership with the Consulate General of Switzerland in Los Angeles, the play about the life of the famous architect, Le Corbusier, 'Une Nuit Radieuse' on Monday, March 23, 2015 in Los Angeles.


Breaking News: Deborah Cox to Lead World Premiere of Josephine Baker Musical at Asolo Rep in 2016Breaking News: Deborah Cox to Lead World Premiere of Josephine Baker Musical at Asolo Rep in 2016
by BWW News Desk (St. Petersburg)

(3/6/2015) - On Friday, March 6, 2015, Asolo Repertory Theatre proudly announced that it will present the world premiere of JOSEPHINE, an original Broadway-bound musical, in April and May 2016. Previews for JOSEPHINE begin April 27, press night is Friday, May 6 at 8pm, and the musical runs through Sunday, May 29. Chronicling a dynamic chapter in the life of the legendary African-American performer Josephine Baker, from 1939-1945, this exquisite new musical stars Grammy nominated, multi-talented, multi-platinum selling recording artist Deborah Cox, who recently provided the vocals for the Whitney Houston Lifetime movie: Whitney. Ms. Cox starred on Broadway in the title role of Aida and as the female lead in the recent revival of Jekyll & Hyde.


The PIT to Host 4th Annual NYC Improv Festival This MonthThe PIT to Host 4th Annual NYC Improv Festival This Month
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(3/6/2015) - The Peoples Improv Theater (The PIT) is hosting the 4th annual NYC Improv Festival (#NYCIF) running from Wednesday, 3/18 through Sunday, 3/22.


BWW Reviews: DIRTY DANCING Disappoints at the Connor PalaceBWW Reviews: DIRTY DANCING Disappoints at the Connor Palace
by Roy Berko (Cleveland)

(3/6/2015) - DIRTY DANCING, THE CLASSIC STORY ON STAGE, which is now in production at the Connor Palace transports the audience back to the summer of 1963. As is the custom of many well-to-do Jewish New York City families of that time, the Housemans have escaped for the summer to the Catskill Mountains, home of the Borscht Belt. It's a summer away from the sweltering city. It's a time for fun and games, and summer romances.


No Name Comedy Variety Shows at Otto's Continue 3/13No Name Comedy Variety Shows at Otto's Continue 3/13
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(3/6/2015) - 'No Name... & A Bag O' Chips' comedy / variety show producer, Eric Vetter recently announced two March 2015 shows at Otto's in Manhattan with the first - a special Women's History Month show - on Friday, March 13th.


STAR TREK (2009) WITH LIVE ORCHESTRA Set for Sony Centre, 3/21STAR TREK (2009) WITH LIVE ORCHESTRA Set for Sony Centre, 3/21
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Toronto)

(3/6/2015) - Prepare to boldly go where no one has gone before with the Canadian premiere of STAR TREK (2009) WITH LIVE ORCHESTRA presented by the Sony Centre For The Performing Arts on March 21.


Photo Flash: First Look at Jonathan Guy Lewis, Teresa Banham & More in UK's A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGEPhoto Flash: First Look at Jonathan Guy Lewis, Teresa Banham & More in UK's A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(3/6/2015) - Full casting has been announced for the Touring Consortium Theatre Company's new production of A View from the Bridge, directed by Stephen Unwin with Jonathan Guy Lewis as 'Eddie Carbone' and Michael Brandon as 'Alfieri', staged to celebrate the centenary of Arthur Miller's birth. The production will open in Nottingham on 4 March 2015, and then visit Cheltenham, Darlington, Wolverhampton, Bradford, Coventry and Edinburgh. Take a look at the first production photos below!


SHOW BIZ: Rush, Lottery & Standing Room Only Ticketing Policies - 3/6/2015SHOW BIZ: Rush, Lottery & Standing Room Only Ticketing Policies - 3/6/2015
by BWW

(3/6/2015) - BroadwayWorld.com's SHOW BIZ: Rush, Lottery & Standing Room Only Ticketing Policies - updated on 3/6/2015.


National Theatre Wales to Open New Season with Five 'Epic' ProductionsNational Theatre Wales to Open New Season with Five 'Epic' Productions
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(3/6/2015) - Five big productions will take centre-stage in National Theatre Wales' fifth season of work, announced this week. The productions reunite the company with some old friends, and introduce some new ones. They were announced in a series of digital messages sent to mobile phones throughout the week (2-6 March 2015).


Review Roundup: Judi Dench Stars in SECOND BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTELReview Roundup: Judi Dench Stars in SECOND BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL
by Movies News Desk

(3/6/2015) - Judi Dench leads an all-star ensemble cast in the new British comedy THE SECOND BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL.


Stephen Daldry 'Thinking About' Bringing BILLY ELLIOT Back to the Big Screen!Stephen Daldry 'Thinking About' Bringing BILLY ELLIOT Back to the Big Screen!
by Movies News Desk (UK / West End)

(3/6/2015) - In the feature, the Tony winner reveals that he and writer Lee Hall are 'toying with the idea' of bringing BILLY ELLIOT back to the big screen.


MCT's Young Playwrights Festival Showcase to Run 3/19-22MCT's Young Playwrights Festival Showcase to Run 3/19-22
by BWW News Desk (Milwaukee, WI)

(3/6/2015) - Milwaukee Chamber Theatre (MCT) is celebrating young writers with its seventh Young Playwrights Festival Showcase, March 19-22, 2015. The Showcase features three one-act plays from the winners of our high school playwriting competition and is directed, designed, and performed by up-and-coming local professionals.


Felicity Huffman, Rebecca Pidgeon to Lead THE ANARCHIST at Theatre AsylumFelicity Huffman, Rebecca Pidgeon to Lead THE ANARCHIST at Theatre Asylum
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(3/6/2015) - Theatre Asylum will present David Mamet's The Anarchist, starring Felicity Huffman and Rebecca Pidgeon.


Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 3/6Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 3/6
by BWW Special Coverage (Turkey)

(3/6/2015) - With over 100 U.S. cities and 30 international regions featured on our site, we have so many exciting theatre happenings around our Broadway World! Below, we've highlighted our top 10 stories from this week. Check out the roundup below!




Save $$$ on Tickets to:
🔀SAN FRANCISCO SHOWS
Tree
(Runs 1/20 - 3/7)
A Murder of Crows
(Runs 3/8 - 3/8)
Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella in San FranciscoRodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella
(Runs 3/3 - 3/8)
Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric Play
(Runs 2/18 - 3/15)
Newsies The Musical in San FranciscoNewsies The Musical
(Runs 2/17 - 3/15)
MAMMA MIA! in San FranciscoMAMMA MIA!
(Runs 4/1 - 4/2)
Other Desert Cities
(Runs 3/6 - 4/5)

VIEW ALL | ADD A SHOW | AUDITIONS